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Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, center, speaks during a news conference at the Office of Emergency Management in Bethpage with Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, left, and U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan, right, on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012.

HUD Secretary Tours Sandy-ravaged Long Island

December 19, 2012
City of Long Beach Facebook page

Social Media a Lifeline in Post-Sandy Long Island

December 14, 2012
Long Island Rail Road

LIRR to Resume Full Rush Hour Service Monday

December 8, 2012
This scene from South Freeport is just one example of the sheer destruction Hurricane Sandy unleashed on Long Island. (Michael Conforti/Long Island Press)

NY Mostly Ignored Reports Warning of Superstorm

December 8, 2012

FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2012 file photo, President Barack Obama, accompanied by members of his Cabinet, speaks at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Headquarters in Washington to discuss Superstorm Sandy. From second left are Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, and Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan. Obama on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 asked Congress for $60.4 billion in federal aid for New York, New Jersey and other states hit by Superstorm Sandy in late October. It's a disaster whose cost is rivaled only by the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and the 2005 Hurricane that devastated New Orleans and the Gulf Coast. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

Obama Request for Sandy Aid Could Face Hurdles

December 8, 2012
Hurricane Sandy

Life Goes on Post-Hurricane Sandy…Slowly

December 6, 2012
Long Island Power Authority crews working to restore power in East Northport on Wednesday. (Photo credit: Rashed Mian)

LIPA Chairman Howard Steinberg Resigns

November 30, 2012
Long Island Businesses After Hurricane Sandy

After Sandy: Some Long Island Businesses Bust, Some Boom

November 29, 2012

Replanning the Nassau County Hub

Nassau County: Replanning the Nassau Hub

November 29, 2012
The Jones Beach traffic circle on Ocean Parkway looking north (Kevin Kane)

Ocean Parkway Reopens Amid Sandy Repairs

November 26, 2012
Fixing Fire Island

Questions Surround Rebuilding Fire Island

November 22, 2012
Spin Alley: Republican Congressman Pete King (R-Seaford) joined dozens of other politicians, advisors and pundits in the media center at Hofstra University Oct. 16 to give their take on how President Obama and challenger Gov. Mitt Romney faired in the historic presidential debate.

King Stepping Down as Homeland Security Committee Chair

November 22, 2012


LIPA Under Fire in Sandy’s Aftermath

November 21, 2012
This scene from South Freeport is just one example of the sheer destruction Hurricane Sandy unleashed on Long Island. (Michael Conforti/Long Island Press)

Long Island Sandy Victims Get Help From Out of State

November 21, 2012
Long Island Sandy Survivors Thankful for Helping Hands

Sandy Survivors Thankful for Helping Hands

November 21, 2012
Household items destroyed from flooding from Hurricane Sandy line California Street on Thursday, Nov 1, 2012, in Long Beach, N.Y. Three days after Sandy slammed the mid-Atlantic and the Northeast, New York and New Jersey struggled to get back on their feet, the U.S. death toll climbed to more than 80, and more than 4.6 million homes and businesses were still without power. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

Rubble Cleanup a Massive Task in NY, NJ

November 20, 2012

Legis. Norma Gonsalves, shown here holding a copy of the Long Island Press at an earlier meeting, was officially named the new presiding officer pf the Nassau County Legislature on Monday.

Nassau Legislature Regroups After Sandy, Schmitt

November 19, 2012
Barbara Sinenberg surveys the damage to the car and home of a neighbor, after superstorm Sandy felled trees crushing the car and bringing down power lines on Barberry Lane in Sea Cliff, N.Y. on Tuesday, Oct., 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

Sandy Uprooted Trees by The Thousands in NY, NJ

November 19, 2012
In this Nov. 15, 2012 file photo, President Barack Obama, center, is flanked by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, left, and  New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, after the president arrived at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, to visit areas devastated by Superstorm Sandy. Experts in leadership and disaster response give Bloomberg, Cuomo and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie high marks for their performance so far in Superstorm Sandy, a disaster that left more than 100 people dead and presented perhaps the biggest crisis-management test yet for the three Northeastern politicians who have all been rumored to hold presidential ambitions.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

Sandy a Super Test for Cuomo, Bloomberg, Christie

November 18, 2012
Passengers depart one of the last ferries from the Fire Island communities in preparation for the arrival of Hurricane Sandy, Sunday, Oct., 28, 2012, in Bay Shore, N.Y. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

Ferries to Fire Island Reopening to Public Monday

November 18, 2012

End of the line!